SCD

emily's fresh kitchen, eat heal thrive, chicken tacos, paleo chicken tacos, whole 30 tacos

Grilled Chicken Tacos with Guacamole

We eat a lot of tacos at our house. All varieties—shrimp, carnitas, fish, veggie, etc. They are all delicious and everyone loves them. One of our favorites are these grilled chicken tacos with guacamole.

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Guacamole

If I could only eat one thing for the rest of my life, I think it would be guacamole. I don’t even need the chips. I would eat it with a spoon.

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Grain Free Olive Oil Crackers

These grain free, vegan crackers are incredibly easy to make. They are a delicious substitute for regular crackers or chips if you are following a grain free or low carb diet.

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Orange Creamsicle Smoothie

This smoothie is reminiscent of a few childhood favorites. The Orange Julius from the mall food court, and the Creamsicle popsicle from the ice cream truck or grocers freezer. This is a healthier version made with plain yogurt and sweetened with honey.

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Emily's Fresh Kitchen, Eat Heal Thrive, Barbecue Bacon wrapped shrimp, paleo, scd

Barbecue Bacon Wrapped Shrimp

When I was growing up, my family took a few vacations to the Gulf Coast of Florida. Many of the restaurants we went to offered barbecue bacon wrapped shrimp on their menus. It became a popular entree for members of my family to order.

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Emily's Fresh Kitchen, Eat heal thrive, barbecue sauce, paleo barbecue sauce

Barbecue Sauce

When I was following the Specific Carbohydrate Diet, I couldn’t use bottled condiments and sauces because of the added sugars and additives, which motivated me to make a barbecue sauce from scratch that I could use with some of my favorite recipes.

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Thai Green Smoothie

Drinking this Thai Green Smoothie is a refreshing way to start the day. It tastes clean and healthy. I like this smoothie because there are so many benefits to each of the ingredients. Enjoying them all in one drink is a huge win for the day.

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emily's fresh kitchen, eat heal thrive, dairy free ranch, cilantro ranch

Dairy Free Cilantro Ranch

Ranch dressing is an American staple for kids and adults alike. Unfortunately, the bottles lining the shelves in grocery stores are full of processed ingredients and chemical preservatives. Making it from scratch is easy though.

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Grain Free Granola

When I was following the Specific Carbohydrate Diet, I couldn’t eat grains of any kind. I really missed granola, and back then, I couldn’t find any grain free varieties in stores so I created this recipe using nuts, seeds, and coconut flakes.

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emily's fresh kitchen, eat heal thrive, lamb, lamb lollipops, grilled lamb

Grilled Lamb Lollipops

This recipe is on repeat at our house in the summer. I fire up the grill as often as I can after our long Minnesota winters. These little lamb lollipops cook up quickly and are always a crowd pleaser.

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